Giving a fitness-related gift is a great idea, whether it is for your very active friends, or that family member who could use some motivation. It is important for your recipients to know that you are not “hinting” at something, so here are some holiday gift ideas that will be fun, useful and motivational for your loved ones.
- Jawbone UP 24 – This wristband wirelessly syncs to your smartphone and tracks how you eat, sleep and move. You can set sleep and step goals, and even monitor your friends’ (Jawbone calls them your teammates) activity for some extra motivation.
- BlenderBottle Sport Mixer – This BPA and Pthlalate-free water bottle is perfect for anyone to bring protein shakes, water, smoothies and more to the gym, work or on a run. The bottle has a SportLoop that lets you clip it to your gym bag, and has a rubber SportGrip for a firm hold while on the go.
- Polk Audio Ultrafit 1000 headphones – These are perfect for running and cardio machines, as they have a ear hook that wraps around your hear so the headphones stay in place. They also have a three-button remote control and microphone that allow you to use your iPhone.
- Tone Fitness Dumbbell Set – Dumbbells are essential for at-home strength workouts and for many workout videos. This set includes three pairs of dumbbells, with 2-, 3-, and 5-lb. weights, and a convenient rack that is compact and perfect for travel.